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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' South, Longitude: 48° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.34 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.5"980.42 miwest0° 10' 54.7"12.50 minorth980.81 mi
24 hours12° 38' 41.5"857.51 mieast4° 34' 02.2"313.91 minorth918.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaSun 1:20 PM165 km103 miles89 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouSun 1:20 PM344 km214 miles186 nmWest-southwest WSW
MutsamuduSun 1:20 PM408 km254 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW
FomboniSun 1:20 PM481 km299 miles260 nmWest-southwest WSW
MahajangaSun 1:20 PM515 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSun 1:20 PM525 km326 miles284 nmWest W
ToamasinaSun 1:20 PM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth S
AntananarivoSun 1:20 PM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth S
AntsirabeSun 1:20 PM944 km586 miles509 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamSun 1:20 PM1090 km677 miles588 nmWest-northwest WNW
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